Downtown Walnut Creek draws a crowd with its diverse dining scene, shopping for all ages and interests, and cultural attractions. Plentiful sidewalks, crosswalks, and the free Downtown Shuttle make the city center extremely pedestrian friendly; in fact, a downtown denizen could easily get by on foot without ever getting behind the wheel.
Broadway Plaza, the anchor of the district’s shopping activity, underwent a significant remodel in 2016, bringing in new retailers and restaurants including Amazon Books, Neiman Marcus, and True Food Kitchen, and giving existing shops Apple and Anthropologie a total makeover. Soulcycle also opened a studio at the Plaza; in fact, fitness aficionados will have their pick of spots work up a sweat in this town. TruFusion, Bar Method, and YogaWorks are just a few of the many exercise studios in the neighborhood.
Condominium complexes are plentiful and located within walking distance of BART. The Riv, Montecito, 555 YVR, The Keys, and The Mercer all offer the best of condominium living with full service amenities including pool, gym, clubhouse, and adjacent retail shops and dining.
Homes in this area are typically zoned for Buena Vista Elementary (8/10), Walnut Creek Intermediate (8/10), and Las Lomas High School (9/10). Search downtown homes for sale here.